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Coyote Bar & Grill

300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 729-4695
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Ranked #2 of 10 Nightlife in Carlsbad
Type: Bar/ Clubs
Traveler Description: Visit the official website at CoyoteCarlsbad.com One of Carlsbads little gems. Coyote Bar & Grill sits on what was once Twin Inn Hotel of Yester... more »
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Great happy hour on Friday with music! Age is 40's - mid 50's. They serve a mild salsa and chips! Get there early (4pm) if u want seating. There are two fire pits too! Super cute and close to some other bars if you want to change it up. Close to the beach too! Good place to hang out and... More

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Julie Forester
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

I love to sit outside and enjoy the live music around the fire pits! Great food and drinks! Chips and salsa is served and the fun will start. Located in the heart if the village. After 10:00 the inside bar turns into a dance spot and I'd is required. Young and older hang out here and it's a fun time.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Tasty choices (loved the fajitas & the lime salad!), great happy hour & fun live music. Good cold beer on tap & good fresh food - close to our hotel, but I would've walked further to dine here. Not sure why the reviews are not better here...we really enjoyed the food and service so are rating it accordingly with 5... More

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San Marcos, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Average place. Had to wait 10 minutes before someone actually acknowledged us. Food was good and when we did get a waitress she was very attentive.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The place is loud and crowded - but feels like one's having a great party at home. Fast and friendly service by beautiful young ladies, who will always smile and be nice, whatever workload is forced on them. Lucky employer!

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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Taco Tuesday but I went off the regular menu. Carnitas: average. Beans: average. Rice: average. Server: average. Atmosphere: average. Honestly, there is nothing about this place that makes it stand out. I wouldn't return but I could see how people who lived nearby would enjoy the cheap taco night.

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Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
13 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Stopped in for lunch, sat indoors although they have a great outdoor dining area as well but since it was sunny and hot we chose inside. Server was attentive and helpful, I had the carnitas, a house specialty, which were served as a full portion and were well balanced in seasoning. Loved the free salsa and chips, the salsa was... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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122 reviews 122 reviews
37 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Their salsa alone is worth the trip! Their tacos and fajitas are pretty great too! My grandpa loves to go here on karaoke nights. A lot of people come for the great variety of tequilas. The service varies over the years and can largely depend on what time of day and what day you are there. Popular nights are not... More

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Oceanside, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

I have been coming to this place. I can only speak for a few things: Food: their smoky salsa is outstanding, and their mini tacos are the best (only thing I have ordered in the last 20 years lol) Service: its a hit and miss. It can get very very crowded and they don't have enough people working. The girls... More

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Encinitas, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

We ate outside on a pleasant afternoon. We felt like we were the unwanted guests at a party. It was very difficult to get service (aside from the table busser, he was very attentive). And, most DISGUSTING--all the waitstaff insisted on placing their fingers on the rims of the glasses as they were serving drinks. Even when refilling from a... More

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